Compare Novo Nordisk vs Takeda Pharmaceuticals BETA

See how working at Novo Nordisk vs. Takeda Pharmaceuticals compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Novo Nordisk vs. Takeda Pharmaceuticals. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Novo Nordisk

Employee Ratings

  • Novo Nordisk scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 1119 reviews)
Novo Nordisk employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Takeda Pharmaceuticals employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 1551 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Novo Nordisk employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Takeda Pharmaceuticals employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Novo Nordisk employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Takeda Pharmaceuticals employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Novo Nordisk employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Takeda Pharmaceuticals employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Novo Nordisk employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Takeda Pharmaceuticals employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Novo Nordisk Ceo Lars Fruergaard Jørgensen
93%
93%Lars Fruergaard Jørgensen
Novo Nordisk employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than Takeda Pharmaceuticals employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Takeda Pharmaceuticals Ceo Christophe Weber
81%
81%Christophe Weber
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Novo Nordisk employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Takeda Pharmaceuticals employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Novo Nordisk employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than Takeda Pharmaceuticals employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
54%

Salaries

Novo Nordisk and Takeda Pharmaceuticals both have 3 total submitted salaries.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Clinical Research Associate II1 Salaries
A$107,039/yr
Sales Representative1 Salaries
A$86,911/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Representative1 Salaries
A$88,133/yr

What Employees Say

  • Novo Nordisk had 62 more reviews than Takeda Pharmaceuticals that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Takeda Pharmaceuticals had 15 more reviews than Novo Nordisk that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • Novo Nordisk had 3 more reviews than Takeda Pharmaceuticals that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 175 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 68 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 113 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 83 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 49 reviews)
"Danish"(in 27 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 46 reviews)
"Pontos negativos"(in 43 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"23 Jan 2020

Former Employee - Consulting Practice Director

I worked at Novo Nordisk full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Enviroment and people make it a great place to work

Cons

Management are constantly changing and there are not so much opportunities

"Good place"3 Jun 2020

Current Employee - Administrative

I have been working at Takeda Pharmaceuticals part-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Enjoyed working with lots of different sections of the company

Cons

Not enough communication with staff

Job Postings

Takeda Pharmaceuticals has 1,533 more recently posted open jobs than Novo Nordisk.